See one of the rarest and most intimate films ever made aboard a submarine, as Lieutenant Paul Horn takes his own movie camera onboard the USS Seadragon (SSN-584). This Skate class submarine made a patrol from Pearl Harbor to the chilly waters of the arctic, where it surfaced through the ice pack. Commander Tom Jacobs introduces and narrates the film, which is dedicated to Horn (who sadly passed away a short time after it was made). Topic: Home Movie
About safety hazards in the home. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: home safety
"Introducing Spanish-speaking parents to the Homeside Activities Program. Building on family strengths through conversations and activities in the home language."-- description from box. Topics: vhs, spanish, conversation, activities, language, home Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
This home movie dates from the 1930s or 1940s and shows images of Bisbee and Tucson, Arizona. It begins with a drive into Bisbee through Tombstone Canyon, with footage shot through the front of a moving car. The Bisbee "B" is seen at the 2 minute mark, along with the downtown and the Copper Queen Mine. At the 4 minute mark is footage of the San Xavier Mission near Tucson, a saguaro forest, and more. What might be Sabino Canyon is seen at the 10 minute mark, and workers seen... Topics: Home Movies, Tuscon, Bisbee, Arizona, 1930's, San Xavier Mission
These silent home movies were shot by an American serviceman during the Korean War. Scenes include camp life in tents with lots of mud present, calisthenics in underwear (2:30), and more. Around 5:00, there are shots of Korean civilians on the move with all their belongings, possibly as refugees of the war. At the 5:20 mark is footage of a USO Camp Show featuring an unknown female performer (some of this footage is flopped). American tanks are seen at the 6:40 mark, helicopters at the... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Korean War, Home Movies, Film
" the Koalas of Rigel 5 have been enslaved by the merciless Toads, who've turned the Koalas' home world into a resort for Toad Officers. Attempting to thwart the Mammal Defense Shield the Toads have placed around the planet, Bucky O'Hare calls on his loyal android Blinky. But the fearsome Toad-Borg captures Blinky, reprograms him and sends him back to his master - with instructions to destroy Bucky and the unsuspecting crew of the 'Righteous indignation'!" Topics: vhs, Ages 3 and Up, Home, Swampy Home Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Glencoe Publishing promotional video for their Middle School/Jr. High home economics textbooks "Today's Teen" and "Young Living". Topics: vhs, home economics, textbook publishing Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
This well-produced home movie shows a trip to Acapulco and through the Panama Canal, made by a man named Lund on a cruise ship back in the 1960s. Some of the highlights include vistas of Acapulco, including resort hotels, the Mexican Navy at anchor, museums,and more. The Panama Canal is seen at the 10:00 mark, and continues through the Canal. This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage collections in... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Film, Home Movies, Canal, Panama Canal, 1960's Cruise Ship, Mexico,...
This 1920s or early 1930s home movie is a bit of a mystery. It shows scenes at an airport where some kind of air show is in progress. Based on research done by third parties, we've determined that the airport at the beginning of the film is likely the McIntyre Airport in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (If you look closely at the hangar in the rear at the :40 mark you can see the airport's distinctively marked hangar). At the 2:45 mark a group of women are seen who may either be female pilots, or... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Air Racing Pilot, Home Movies, Airport, Traveler, Delta Air Lines
byOffice for Emergency Management. War Manpower Commission. Bureau of Training. National Youth Administration
On the operation of a NYA farm at Weiser, Idaho. Boys finish construction of a dormitory, dig a ditch for a septic tank, grade a road, bale hay, plow, feed chickens and pigs, weld steel ladders, and erect a fire escape. Girls wash clothes, take dictation, sew clothes, attend a dressmaking class, and serve meals. National Archives Identifier: 37244 Local Identifier: 119.23 Creator(s): Office for Emergency Management. War Manpower Commission. Bureau of Training. National Youth Administration.... Topics: Agriculture Cooperative, Highway construction, Home economics, Motion pictures, Work, Living New...
This home movie shows the 1951 Rose Parade with Grand Marshal Corporal Robert S. Gray (standing in for General Dwight D. Eisenhower). The Rose Parade, also known as the Tournament of Roses and the Rose Parade presented by Honda, is part of "America's New Year Celebration" held in Pasadena, California each year on New Year's Day (or on Monday, January 2 if New Year's Day falls on a Sunday). The parade includes flower-covered floats, marching bands, and equestrian units and is... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Pasadena, California, Home Movies, Parade Floats, Rose Bowl,...
Created during World War II, "The Aftermath of War Production" was created to educate the American public and government officials about the potential financial disaster that might occur after the end of WWII, when millions of surplus goods might be dumped on the market, and when millions of people might be put out of work through the cancellation of contracts. According to the film military surplus is an inevitability, but financial disaster and depression is preventable. Film... Topics: home Front, World War II, Aftermath Of World War II, Military Surplus, Economics, Military Supply,...
Supplementary note: Prepared in collaboration with I. Blanche Bourne Evaluation information: This material has been reviewed by Specialized Office 3 and judged appropriate for use with the emotionally disturbed and educable mentally handicaped Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Follows a child specialist through a typical day at his office, at the hospital and at the home of a patient. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Home Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
We got this film on Ebay years ago with no explanation about what it is or what they are doing in the film. Thanks to the adopters who helped pay for the digitization - Jeff Butterworth, Jim Haverkamp, Dwight Swanson, Marsha Orgeron and Brenda Flora. Visit www.avgeeks.com/wp2/adopt-a-film to help with digitizing other films. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: home movie, hazing
byCohen, Barbara, 1932-1992. Thank you, Jackie Robinson; Martin Tahse Productions
From WorldCat: A drama set in the 1940's about a fatherless white boy who learns about friendship and love by sharing his preoccupation with baseball with an elderly Black chef who has come to cook in his mother's inn. Title from data sheet Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: A Home Run For Love, Feature films, Baseball, Friendship
This somewhat rough but very interesting 16mm silent home movie dates to the 1930s and was shot by a member of the U.S. Army at Fort Bragg. The film shows an encampment of soldiers performing various duties including the dreaded K.P. or "Kitchen Patrol" at the 1:30 mark. Horse drawn wagons, cavalry troops and a monoplane are seen in the film, as well as tanks, trucks and other vehicles. Clearly this was shot in an era when horses and mechanized forces were still working... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, Home Movies, United States Army
Avian Rogers and Curt Burbick demonstrate the tools and procedures for preparing walls and trim for paint or wallpapering. They then show basics of painting and wallpaper hanging. Topics: vhs, paint, wallpaper, home improvement, do-it-yourself Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
This 11-minute, color film is designed to acquaint primary through intermediate students with Halloween safety. The film presents a little girl who has an unsafe costume. In a flashback, the changes that can be made to make her Halloween safer are detailed. These include reflective tape, removing pointed objects, a clearer field of vision, and others. Suggestions also include waiting to sample treats until they have been checked, observing reasonable hours, traveling with groups, observing... Topics: Halloween, Safety, Home accidents -- Prevention
A mother explains to her daughter the differences between various kinds of cloth, using simple home tests. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: avgeeks, home economics, sewing, fiber
byJensen, Gordon D; University of Washington. School of Medicine
Live Title on archival film record: Development of the infantile psychosis Summary Records the activities of a psychotic child in a nursery school setting with scenes./iom his earlier childhood selected from family home movies. Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Child Development Disorders, Pervasive, Home, Family, Home, Family Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Created at the outset of WWII, this Castle Film newsreel shows America as the "Arsenal of Democracy" producing men and materials for the war effort. Basic training and testing of military equipment is shown, along with the construction of tanks, ships, guns, planes and other war material. Some of the spectacular footage included shows tanks driving through buildings and over obstacles, soldiers fording rivers, and naval exercises. This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC... Topics: newsreel, home front, WWII, Jeep, tank, submarine, PT Boat, battleship, military training, draft,...
Shot in 1945-47 by a British tourist, these home movies begin with images of New York City including the harbor and sections of downtown. A visit to the Empire State Building observation deck and street scenes are visible. The film also includes a visit to Niagara Falls and Washington, D.C. including images of National Airport, the White House and other monuments. Because home movies have inconsistent exposure some portions of the film may appear too dark or too bright; if you are surveying... Topics: Niagara Falls, Empire State Building, New York City, Washington D.C., Home Movies
These 1950s home movies show a trip to Panama and the Canal Zone, as well as the island nation of Cuba prior to the Cuban Revolution. The trip was made by a family aboard the ocean liner RMS Mauretania towards the end of its service life (it was scrapped in 1965). Some of the sights included in the film are the Havana Zoo, the "El Rancho" Gardens in Panama City, and Castleton Gardens in Jamaica. RMS Mauretania was launched on 28 July 1938 at the Cammell Laird yard in Birkenhead,... Topics: Periscope Film, Stock Footage, RMS Mauretania, Castleton Gardens, Panama, Panama City, Panama...
Made for home economics class, this is a primer on sensible food shopping. We learn to read canned food labels and get a glimpse at the mysterious grading system for various foods (and may understand why food grades are no longer advertised unless they are Grade A). Many of this films messages are still poignant today, especially since supermarkets are designed to encourage impulse buying. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topic: home economics
This wonderful home movie starts with images of a tropical typhoon in Singapore. Then the person who shot it travels to Shanghai. This is China in the year 1938. Foootage includes a river cruise as well as terrific shots of river traffic, bustling streets full of trams and cars, and a great deal of human-powered traffic including rickshaws and sedan chairs. Created just as WWII began to seriously affect the population of China, this film is a time capsule into a lost era. Shanghai is... Topics: Shanghai, home movies, 16mm, China, Yangtze River
byEastman Kodak Company, Audiovisual Library Distribution
SummaryDepicts a day in 18th century Williamsburg, focusing on the activities of the town s cabinetmaker and his family. Studies the first year in the life of a baby in a Japanese middle-class family. Shows a wide variety of activities in home environment from birth to first birthday: feeding, bathing, playing, sleeping, reactions to various stimuli, and interactions with other members of the family. Meaning of the film is easy to follow even though narrative is in Japanese. Topics: 18th Century Life in Williamsburg, Virginia: Home Life, FamilyVirginiaEighteenth century history...
byFederal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
On Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects in Minnesota. Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) and WPA units battle a forest fire. Shows dams under construction at Lakeland, St. Paul, etc. WPA members supervise nursery school operations. Children are given medical examinations. Shows household training classes and scenes at a children's vacation camp. Sioux and Chippewa Indians weave, embroider, and make beads. Pink granite is quarried and building construction begins. Shows WPA exhibits at... Topics: Architecture, Building, Civilians, Dams, Fairs, Forest fires, Handicraft, Highway construction,...
These extraordinary Super 8mm home movies from the Vietnam War, come from a member of the "Ravens". The Raven Forward Air Controllers, also known simply as The Ravens, were fighter pilots used for forward air control in a covert operation in conjunction with the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States in Laos during America's Vietnam War. The Ravens provided direction for most of the air strikes against communist Pathet Lao targets and People's Army of Vietnam's... Topics: Laos, Ravens FAC, Laotion Civil War, Super 8mm, Home Movies, Vietnam, Pathet Lao, Secret Wars In...
byOffice for Emergency Management. War Manpower Commission. Bureau of Training. National Youth Administration
On NYA centers in Georgia and Alabama. Reel 1, Negro boys feed chickens and pigs, plow with tractors, landscape grounds, and repair dormitories at centers in Boligee, Ala., and in Dorchester, Ga. Girls prepare and serve meals, weave baskets, and make mattresses. Reel 2, boys construct chairs in a woodworking class at an Atlanta high school. Shows home economics classes, radio instruction, and shoe making courses at Georgia State College Girls cook meals, make dresses, and attend nursing classes... Topics: Georgia State College (Atlanta, Ga.), Home economics, Landscape, Livestock, Motion pictures, Work,...
Reveals some of the tricks motorists can use to increase their car mileage. Includes driving, car maintenance, and car buying hints. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Consumer Education Home Economics., Fuel consumption., Automobiles, Driver Education., Automobile,...
Discusses the effects that technology and social changes have had on the famuly institution. Comments by Dr. Margaret Mead Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Discusses the traditional form of the family and explores alternatives to the conventional family. Visits a commune, a small urban family where two couples share responsibilities, and a 'three - way' family consisting of a man and two women. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Families, Social change, Family Therapy, Socialization, Home, Family Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
byFederal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
On WPA projects in New Jersey. Shows the Newark airport, the city hall in Jersey City, and a recreation center at Perth Amboy built by the WPA. Shows construction on a reservoir at Atlantic City. Girls attend domestic science classes. Rock is dynamited and cabins are erected in the Palisades Interstate Park. A bypass road is graded near Perth Amboy. Boys play at Camp Hope. Oil is sprayed on stagnant water to combat mosquitoes. Shows nursery school activities. National Archives Identifier: 12360... Topics: Atlantic City (N.J.), Buildings, Highway construction, Home economics, Motion pictures, New Jersey,...
Shows kindergarten to third grade students the correct and safe ways to get to and from school. A lesson in how to correctly respond to traffic lights and signs, get across streets, ride bicycles, wait at bus stops, and react to strangers' offers. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Safety., Juvenile films., Safety education, Safety Home And Community., Safety Bicycle.